I got a quick little commission for a coloring page with the words “that shit ain’t right.” The reason for the requested page is more complicated than the phrase itself, but I’m sharing here because I love the juxtaposition. The sunny optimism of flowers and rainbows, and the frank expression of anger and frustration. I…

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I’m getting pretty good at drawing masks. It’s my little way of reminding everyone how easy it would be to tamp our infection rates if everyone took precautions. I draw masks into a lot of my art. And, of course, I wear a mask when I’m in public spaces. I recently read an article about…

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I originally created this art to honor the words my friend Lisa Bonchek Adams tweeted to her many followers every day. Her words are beautiful and true even if you don’t know Lisa’s story, but when she wrote them, she was dying of breast cancer… she knew what it meant to persevere in a way…

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Hello friends! Just a quick note to invite you to a couple of different events this month. First, I’ll be teaching my Chalk Board Lettering workshop October 13th, at Craft Maker’s Studio in Pleasanton, CA, 10 – 12:30. In this Intro to Chalk Lettering Workshop, you’ll learn some tricks for designing both print and cursive…

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I’ve been thinking a lot about the ways in which we all get stuck in our lives (professionally, creatively, personally), how uncomfortable the feeling of being stuck is, and how hard it can be to navigate our own stalled evolutions. Because it’s been on my mind, I’ve been having conversations with friends and fellow creatives…

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